The 2014 BET Awards just got hotter. It was announced on Thursday morning that Nicki Minaj has been added as a performer. With her new album The Pink Print on the way, Minaj will return to the 14th annual show for a second straight year. In 2013, she performed alongside Chris Brown, and Ciara.
On the R&B side, singers Jhené Aiko, and August Alsina have also been added to the lineup. They join the already star-studded list of performers that includes Lil’ Wayne, Drake, Usher, Pharrell Williams, Trey Songz, and Jennifer Hudson. Hosted by comedian-actor Chris Rock, the 2014 BET Awards take place Sunday, June 29 at 8 p.m. EST live from Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles.